‘Autobiography’: Andrew Durbin, Diana Hamilton, Olivia Laing & Momtaza Mehri

Sunday 7 October at 12:30pm

Author of MacArthur Park (2017), Andrew Durbin leads a discussion on how autobiography can inform and infest modes and genres traditionally held apart from ‘life writing’ with Momtaza Mehri Young People’s Laureate for London – New York-based poet Diana Hamilton and Olivia Laing, author of Crudo (2018) and The Lonely City (2016).

Diana Hamilton (Poet; New York)

Olivia Laing (Writer: London)

Momtaza Mehri (Poet; London)

Chair: Andrew Durbin (Writer, poet & Senior Editor frieze; New York)